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Courses for Swimming, in the summer at the Plant Recreation Centre with the first class starts between Aug 16 and Aug 29

Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Private lessons during the fall 2020
* Private lessons during the winter 2021
One-to-One lessons designed for swimmers working at the Preschool Swim Level to overcome a fear of water or master a skill. Parent or Guardian must accompany swimmers in the water. Due to physical distancing requirements, no hands on instruction will be completed by swim instructors
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10 am-10:30 am, Aug 17-Aug 21, $138.25 1574628
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10 am-10:30 am, Aug 24-Aug 28, $138.25 1574629
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Private lessons during the fall 2020
* Private lessons during the winter 2021
One-to-One lessons designed for swimmers working at the Swim Kids 1-4 Level to overcome a fear of water or master a skill. Parent or Guardian must accompany swimmers in the water. Due to physical distancing requirements, no hands on instruction will be completed by swim instructors
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10 am-10:30 am, Aug 17-Aug 21, $249.00 1574632
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10 am-10:30 am, Aug 24-Aug 28, $249.00 1574633
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Salamander - Low ratio (level 2) during the fall 2020
* Salamander - Low ratio (level 2) during the winter 2021
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will work on improving their front and back float and jumping into chest-deep water unassisted. Kicking is added to the front and back glide and swimmers will be able to swim 2 metres upon completion. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10:45 am-11:15 am, Aug 17-Aug 21, $128.75 1574814
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 5 classes,   cancelled
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10:45 am-11:15 am, Aug 24-Aug 28, $128.75 1574815
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Sea otter - Low ratio (level 1) during the fall 2020
* Sea otter - Low ratio (level 1) during the winter 2021
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will work on front and back floats and glides, kicking on front with a buoyant object, and will be able to swim 1 metre upon completion of this level. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10:45 am-11:15 am, Aug 17-Aug 21, $128.75 1574811
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10:45 am-11:15 am, Aug 24-Aug 28, $128.75 1574812
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim kids level 1 - Low ratio during the fall 2020
* Swim kids level 1 - Low ratio during the winter 2021
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will develop front and back float, front and back glide, flutter kick (assisted), shallow water entries and exits, and swim 5 metres. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-9:45 am, Aug 17-Aug 21, $128.75 1574801
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim kids level 2 - Low ratio during the fall 2020
* Swim kids level 2 - Low ratio during the winter 2021
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will learn front and back glide with flutter kick, develop front swim, complete deep-water activities (assisted) and swim 10 metres continuously. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-9:45 am, Aug 17-Aug 21, $71.50 1574805
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim kids level 3 - Low ratio during the fall 2020
* Swim kids level 3 - Low ratio during the winter 2021
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will increase their distance on front and back glide with flutter kick, perform flutter kick unassisted, wear a PFD in deep water, float in deep water, and swim 15 metres continuously. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-9:45 am, Aug 17-Aug 21, $71.50 1574808
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim kids level 7 - Low ratio during the fall 2020
* Swim kids level 7 - Low ratio during the winter 2021
Swimmers increase their distance on front and back crawl (50m) and elementary back stroke (25m), learn front scull, perform whip kick on front and dolphin kick, learn stride entry and swim 150 metres continuously. Due to physical distancing requirements, no hands-on instruction will be completed by swim instructors. Lesson will be 30mins
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-9:45 am, Aug 24-Aug 28, $71.50 1574822
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim kids level 8 - Low ratio during the fall 2020
* Swim kids level 8 - Low ratio during the winter 2021
Swimmers increase their distance on front and back crawl (75m) and elementary back stroke (25m), learn breast stroke (15m), learn eggbeater/tread water, perform feet-first surface dive and standing shallow dive,and swim 300 metres continuously. Due to physical distancing requirements, no hands-on instruction will be completed by swim instructors. Lesson will be 30mins
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-9:45 am, Aug 24-Aug 28, $71.50 1574823
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Swim kids level 9 - Low ratio during the fall 2020
* Swim kids level 9 - Low ratio during the winter 2021
Swimmers increase their distance on front and back crawl (100m), elementary back stroke (50m) and breast stroke (25m), learn sidestroke kick, perform headfirst surface dive, and swim 400 metres continuously. Due to physical distancing requirements, no hands-on instruction will be completed by swim instructors. Lesson will be 30mins
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-9:45 am, Aug 24-Aug 28, $71.50 1574824
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Map location of Plant Recreation Centre
Plant Recreation Centre
930 Somerset ST W
Ottawa,ON
(613) 232-3000